Scientific Name: Rubus rolfei 'Emerald Carpet' Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:Formosan Carpet rubus, creeping Taiwan bramble Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Ground cover Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 5 - 7m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Alternate, Leathery, Lustrous, Rugose, Orbicular, Ovate, Undulate (wavy), Palmately lobed
Flowers: Flowers solitary, White, Jul- Sep
Fruit: Drupe, Aggregate fruit, Edible, Orange, Jul- Aug
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Group or mass planting
Key ID Features:Very rugose (wrinkled) dark green leaves with 3-5 lobes.